The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the England region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 373 445 461
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +16
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 189 104 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.17% 2.59% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 38 43
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £483 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £426 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.81% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £56.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -76.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 £56.00
% change year-on-year
- -76.78%
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4530 4012 4614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.18% 8.61% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2435 2173 2387
Average daily rate £433 £431 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.39% -4.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 72 52
Average hourly rate £32.03 £18.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.82% -46.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.05 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £44.99 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -30.43%
Oracle Applications
UK

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region.

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +32 64 £470 +34.28% 6
London +16 51 £450 +12.50% 7
North East -5 19 £426 +42.00%
South West -20 17 £425 +2.40% 3
East Midlands +7 14 £360 -14.59%
Yorkshire +10 13 £330 -
North West -13 6 £363 -10.65% 1
West Midlands -14 1 - -
East of England -17 1 - -
Oracle Applications
UK

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Oracle Applications also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Applications.

1 348 (100.00%) Oracle
2 187 (53.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 174 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
4 166 (47.70%) SQL
5 141 (40.52%) Finance
6 119 (34.20%) PL/SQL
7 84 (24.14%) Oracle Payables
8 82 (23.56%) Oracle Database
9 81 (23.28%) Oracle Receivables
9 81 (23.28%) Security Cleared
10 79 (22.70%) Oracle General Ledger
11 74 (21.26%) Oracle Reports
12 70 (20.11%) Oracle Forms
12 70 (20.11%) SC Cleared
13 58 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
14 56 (16.09%) SOA
15 54 (15.52%) ERP
16 53 (15.23%) Migration
17 50 (14.37%) Oracle Assets
18 48 (13.79%) Oracle Financials
19 42 (12.07%) UNIX
20 41 (11.78%) Workflow
20 41 (11.78%) Oracle Workflow
21 39 (11.21%) WebLogic
21 39 (11.21%) Middleware
22 37 (10.63%) C#
22 37 (10.63%) Data Migration
23 35 (10.06%) CRM
23 35 (10.06%) HP
24 34 (9.77%) Java

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Oracle Applications also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Applications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (11.78%) Oracle Workflow
2 39 (11.21%) WebLogic
3 14 (4.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (3.45%) Apache
5 9 (2.59%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.30%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.72%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.86%) Oracle UPK
9 3 (0.86%) Oracle 10gAS
9 3 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.57%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.57%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.57%) IIS
10 2 (0.57%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (0.57%) Liferay
10 2 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.57%) Confluence
11 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (2.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.44%) MS Office
3 3 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 187 (53.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 174 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 84 (24.14%) Oracle Payables
4 81 (23.28%) Oracle Receivables
5 79 (22.70%) Oracle General Ledger
6 58 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
7 50 (14.37%) Oracle Assets
8 48 (13.79%) Oracle Financials
9 24 (6.90%) Oracle Cash Management
9 24 (6.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 17 (4.89%) Oracle iProcurement
11 13 (3.74%) Oracle ASCP
12 11 (3.16%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 11 (3.16%) Oracle ERP
13 9 (2.59%) Oracle Manufacturing
13 9 (2.59%) Oracle SCM
14 8 (2.30%) Oracle E-Business Tax
15 7 (2.01%) Oracle CRM
16 5 (1.44%) Oracle Payroll
17 4 (1.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.86%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) PaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.61%) SAN
2 5 (1.44%) Internet
3 3 (0.86%) LDAP
4 2 (0.57%) CTI
5 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.29%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (23.56%) Oracle Database
2 74 (21.26%) Oracle Reports
3 33 (9.48%) Oracle Database 11g
4 32 (9.20%) Oracle BI EE
5 31 (8.91%) Oracle Database 10g
6 29 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 24 (6.90%) SQLPlus
8 23 (6.61%) Oracle Discoverer
9 21 (6.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (6.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 18 (5.17%) Oracle ODI
11 11 (3.16%) Oracle9i Database
12 9 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (2.01%) Relational Database
14 6 (1.72%) MS Access
15 5 (1.44%) Oracle Database 12c
15 5 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (1.44%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 70 (20.11%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (5.17%) Toad
3 7 (2.01%) JDeveloper
4 6 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (1.44%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (1.15%) ProC
6 4 (1.15%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.86%) JIRA
8 2 (0.57%) Subversion
8 2 (0.57%) PowerBuilder
8 2 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.57%) FishEye
9 1 (0.29%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.29%) WatiN
9 1 (0.29%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.29%) WATIR
9 1 (0.29%) Selenium
9 1 (0.29%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.29%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 141 (40.52%) Finance
2 33 (9.48%) General Ledger
3 29 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 14 (4.02%) Back Office
5 13 (3.74%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.45%) Banking
7 10 (2.87%) Retail
8 5 (1.44%) Military
9 4 (1.15%) Billing
10 3 (0.86%) Legal
11 1 (0.29%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.29%) Hungarian Language
11 1 (0.29%) Latvian Language
11 1 (0.29%) Lithuanian Language
11 1 (0.29%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.29%) Romanian Language
11 1 (0.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 89 (25.57%) Consultant
2 72 (20.69%) Oracle Consultant
3 53 (15.23%) Oracle DBA
3 53 (15.23%) DBA
4 44 (12.64%) Developer
5 38 (10.92%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 33 (9.48%) Functional Consultant
6 33 (9.48%) Analyst
7 32 (9.20%) Oracle Developer
7 32 (9.20%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 25 (7.18%) Architect
9 24 (6.90%) Project Manager
10 23 (6.61%) Oracle Analyst
11 17 (4.89%) Oracle Applications Consultant
12 16 (4.60%) Oracle Project Manager
13 14 (4.02%) Change Manager
13 14 (4.02%) Oracle Architect
14 13 (3.74%) Oracle Support Analyst
14 13 (3.74%) Oracle Applications Developer
14 13 (3.74%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (11.21%) Middleware
2 34 (9.77%) XML
3 19 (5.46%) Oracle Fusion
4 17 (4.89%) .NET
5 14 (4.02%) ASP.NET
6 11 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (1.72%) J2EE
8 5 (1.44%) Web Services
8 5 (1.44%) HTML
8 5 (1.44%) Oracle ADF
9 3 (0.86%) WebCenter
9 3 (0.86%) Velocity
9 3 (0.86%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.86%) WSDL
10 2 (0.57%) EDI
10 2 (0.57%) Spring
11 1 (0.29%) JPA
11 1 (0.29%) JSF
11 1 (0.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.16%) N-Tier
2 10 (2.87%) Data Conversion
3 9 (2.59%) Data Extraction
4 6 (1.72%) Replication
5 4 (1.15%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.86%) Kindle
7 2 (0.57%) AS400
7 2 (0.57%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.29%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.29%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.29%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.29%) Clustering
8 1 (0.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 42 (12.07%) UNIX
2 32 (9.20%) Linux
3 23 (6.61%) Windows
4 9 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.44%) Solaris
6 4 (1.15%) AIX
7 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (16.09%) SOA
2 54 (15.52%) ERP
3 53 (15.23%) Migration
4 41 (11.78%) Workflow
5 37 (10.63%) Data Migration
6 35 (10.06%) CRM
7 25 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (6.90%) Project Management
8 24 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (6.90%) Procure-to-pay
9 22 (6.32%) E-business
10 21 (6.03%) Regression Testing
11 20 (5.75%) ITIL
12 19 (5.46%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (5.17%) Test Scripting
13 18 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
14 17 (4.89%) Unit Testing
15 16 (4.60%) Cash Management
15 16 (4.60%) PRINCE2
16 15 (4.31%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 166 (47.70%) SQL
2 119 (34.20%) PL/SQL
3 37 (10.63%) C#
4 34 (9.77%) Java
5 25 (7.18%) VB
6 22 (6.32%) T-SQL
7 14 (4.02%) Shell Script
8 8 (2.30%) Perl
9 7 (2.01%) Korn
10 6 (1.72%) VBA
10 6 (1.72%) R
11 5 (1.44%) C
12 2 (0.57%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.29%) Ruby
13 1 (0.29%) PHP
13 1 (0.29%) Python
13 1 (0.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 81 (23.28%) Security Cleared
2 70 (20.11%) SC Cleared
3 22 (6.32%) ISTQB
4 20 (5.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 11 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (3.16%) CCNA
6 10 (2.87%) DV Cleared
6 10 (2.87%) Degree
7 8 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.86%) OCP
9 3 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.86%) ISEB
10 2 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.29%) CISSP
11 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.33%) QA
2 22 (6.32%) SLA
3 6 (1.72%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.29%) COBIT
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (8.05%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (4.31%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.86%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.29%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 24 (6.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 16 (4.60%) Data Guard
3 8 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (1.72%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 348 (100.00%) Oracle
2 35 (10.06%) HP
3 21 (6.03%) Pegasus
4 20 (5.75%) Microsoft
5 10 (2.87%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.59%) IBM
7 8 (2.30%) VMware
7 8 (2.30%) CODA
7 8 (2.30%) Informatica
8 7 (2.01%) SAP
9 6 (1.72%) Primavera
9 6 (1.72%) Sage
10 5 (1.44%) Talend
10 5 (1.44%) Business Objects
10 5 (1.44%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (1.15%) Hyperion
11 4 (1.15%) Siebel
12 3 (0.86%) Cognos
13 2 (0.57%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.57%) Retek
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